# 2: FOR PEOPLE AND NATURE
There are so many ways that people can connect to nature in a modern urban nature reserve. The WWT London Wetland Centre is not only a major educational resource, a major resource for professional and amateur naturalists and a significant employer but is also used for weddings, conferences for city businesses. by mums groups, fitness groups, by families etc etc etc.
Public engagement at Beddington Farmlands has already started ahead of managed public access in the coming years ahead.
Bird and Nature Watching at Beddington Farmlands
Aspiring young naturalists at 'the farm'
Employment- habitat creation in the Southern lake. Employment opportunities are significant: habitat creation, reserve maintenance, visitor facility construction and management and visitor facilities- activities, restaurant provisions,educational facilities, conference facilities etc etc etc
For health: Walking, running and cycling and connecting with open spaces and nature